The city council approved an ordinance revising the table of organization for the Paterson Police Department to increase the number of captains to 11 from 7, according to government records.
A single-alarm fire at a two-story Spring Street home displaced 13 people early Sunday morning, said deputy fire chief Frank Calamita.
The Paterson Police Department is looking to acquire 10 Humvees through the controversial 1033 Program, which allows for local law enforcement agencies to acquire surplus military equipment.
43-year-old Frank Saggese of East Hanover has arrested for allegedly stealing a vehicle with three children inside from the downtown Paterson parking lot of Wendy’s restaurant on Friday morning, according to police.
A Newark man admitted to trying to gain entry to a Paterson home while dressed in Passaic County Sheriff’s uniform, according to U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman.
Police raided the New Ranchi City bar on Market Street dismantling a cockfighting ring and seizing 21 grams of crack-cocaine on Tuesday, said police director Jerry Speziale.
A 15-year-old city boy was wounded in a shooting on Keen Street on Wednesday evening, according to police.